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The Gruene Door

2360 Gruene Lake Dr, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3382
+1 830-629-2600
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“salmon” (14 reviews)
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All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2360 Gruene Lake Dr, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3382
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Went there for lunch with my wife. Nice atmosphere with plenty of indoor and outdoor seating. My wife had the chicken piccata with linguini and asparagus and I had the pesto shrimp pasta. Both meals were really very tasty with nice sized portions. Based on...More

Thank Domhan-Taistealai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and service. I live in New Braunfels and didnt even know about it until we decided on a Friday night for a date night. Looked up local place on the internet, it had good local reviews. It was a nice find in a...More

Thank Bernadette C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a nice place to have brunch that wasn't far from home or too busy, and The Gruene Door was perfect. They are located just down the road from the historic district of Gruene in a small shopping area....More

Thank Coachmj99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is incredible. I had the best shrimp and grits I've ever had. The double smoked pork chop is really good as well. The other two in our group, one had a burger, and was excellent, and the other had chicken piccata, which was...More

Thank Peggy A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Gruene Door is always amazing with great food and great service! It's a good idea to call ahead for a reservation. Try the Stuffed Poblano Pepper. It is fabulous!

Thank Lori M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Menu was amazing, food was amazing, service was amazing. So so so happy we went here to celebrate our friends marriage!! Evan was our waiter and he did a stellar job. He was very knowledgeable about the menu and described the daily special so well....More

Thank Holly R
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We have lived in the area for a couple of years and had been to most of the restaurants in the Gruene area. The Gruene Door is a few blocks from the "heart" of Gruene and we just had never tried it. We went last...More

Thank ClarkJ55
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We drove from Austin just in time for a Friday happy hour at The Gruene Door. The margarites were incredible. Watch out--they are strong! And the appetizers and service were superb as well.

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of my all time favorite restaurants. I've eaten here multiple times & never been disappointed. Tonight I had the steak. It was good, but the Demi glaze was VERY salty. The asparagus was tough. The mashed potatoes were wonderful. However, we were...More

Thank pakenter2
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Sophisticated aesthetic and cozy atmosphere! Artisanal food, with points for beautiful plating and creatively crafted taste combinations. Highly recommend!

Thank Sam V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2360 Gruene Lake Dr, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3382
    (Gruene Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  New Braunfels
  • Phone Number: +1 830-629-2600
  • E-mail
The Gruene Door Restaurant is located in beautiful Gruene Lake Village in New Braunfels, Texas. We are Gruene’s only casual, fine dining restaurant combining the best in food, service, and atmosphere. Every menu item is prepared 100% in house by our chefs. Open for lunch and dinner, we are the perfect destination for a romantic dinner, birthday celebration, private party, lunch with friends, or just a casual night out.
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